Daily News: September 6, 2013

TD Bank Announces Three Executive Appointments

TD Bank announced the promotion of Michael LaBruna, as well as the bank’s recent additions of Alexis Mendoza and George Benham.

LaBruna was promoted to senior loan officer in commercial lending in Parsippany NJ. He is responsible for developing commercial banking relationships, including corporate financing, serving customers in Morris County and West Essex County.

LaBruna has 14 years of experience in banking, commercial lending and finance. He joined TD Bank in 2007 and most recently served as a commercial loan officer. Before that, LaBruna served as a commercial relationship manager at JPMorgan Chase and HSBC.

The bank named Mendoza vice president, Practice Finance Specialist in the Small Business Healthcare Professional Group based in Coral Gables, FL. He is responsible for providing financial support and tools to help grow the practices of dentists, veterinarians, physicians and other healthcare professionals in Palm Beach, Broward and Miami-Dade counties.

Mendoza comes to TD Bank from the medical device industry, where he provided dental implant sales to the dental industry.

Benham joins TD as vice president, relationship manager in Healthcare Finance, based in Mercerville, NJ. He is responsible for growing and managing a portfolio comprised of healthcare clients, including hospitals, long-term care providers, senior living facilities and physician practices across New Jersey.

Benham has nine years of experience in banking and lending. Prior to TD Bank, he served as a healthcare relationship manager at PNC Bank in Philadelphia.